Sectors

The latest news and information from the various industry sectors, including shipping, overland, logistics, airfreight, offshore, ports and terminals, as well as updates from the project forwarder networks.

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    Ghana to fine ships carrying unvaccinated personnel

    2022-01-14T07:29:00+00:00

    Ghana is to impose fines on ships arriving at its ports with unvaccinated personnel, according to the latest directive by the Ghana Health Service.

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    Toepfer’s index tops USD20,000

    2022-01-12T09:16:00+00:00

    The average daily multipurpose time charter rate for a 12,500 dwt/F-type heavy lift vessel, according to Toepfer Transport, has surpassed the USD20,000 mark for January 2022.

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    Spliethoff tests biofuels

    2022-01-12T09:14:00+00:00

    In its efforts to reduce CO2 emissions, the Spliethoff Group is trialling the use of biofuels.

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    Rock-It opens London facility

    2022-01-13T09:06:00+00:00

    The recently rebranded Rock-It Global, comprising event logistics expertise from Rock-It Cargo, Sound Moves, Waiver, Cargo Live, and Rogers Customs Broker, has opened a 1,394 sq m facility at Heathrow airport in the UK.

  • Blue Water Projects

    ​Blue Water expands in the Middle East

    2022-01-11T09:23:00+00:00

    Blue Water Shipping is opening offices in Iraq and Saudi Arabia as it expands its position in the Middle East.

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    African expansion drive for Kuehne+Nagel

    2022-01-05T10:40:00+00:00

    Kuehne+Nagel has expanded its network of offices in Africa.

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Antonov flies Turksat gear to Florida

2022-01-10T09:59:00+00:00

Antonov Airlines, in cooperation with Bollore Logistics Space, has transported Turkey’s Turksat 5B telecommunications satellite aboard one of its AN-124-100 aircraft.

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New freighters square up for heavyweight contest

2022-01-05T10:45:00+00:00

With Boeing 747 production finally set to close – as the last B747-8 freighters are delivered to Atlas Air – heavy cargo twinjets will open up an entirely new battlefront between the two major airframers in 2022.

  • OOG Network gathers in Monte-Carlo